Swanky Swig Glass Set of Four – Flannel Flower

$35.00

1 in stock

Description

These four glasses were used by Kraft for their Lemon Curd Spread & Conserves.  They feature Australian Native Flannel Flowers.  They were produced in the following colours:  Light Orange & Dark Orange, Pale Green & Dark Green, White, Pale Blue & Dark Blue, Light Yellow & Dark Yellow, Light Red & Dark Red.

These vintage 1950-1960’s glasses are unique to Australia. Known as Swanky Swig glasses, they began life as condiment jars for companies Kraft, Sanitarium, ETA (peanut butter), Cottee’s, Barnes Honey, Grieg’s Honey, Farmer’s Union & Gardner’s and one would have contained Vegemite, Marmite, Peanut Butter, Mayonnaise, sweet spread like Lemon Butter, Conserves, Savoury Relish and pastes for sandwiches, honey, cocktail onions or nuts. Once the contents were consumed, re use and collect the glasses to form a set of many colours.